in fact
phrasal in truth

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • in fact — also[in point of fact] {adv. phr.} Really truthfully. Often used for emphasis. * /No one believed it but, in fact, Mary did get an A on her book report./ * /It was a very hot day; in fact, it was 100 degrees./ Compare: MATTER OF FACT …   Dictionary of American idioms

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